Required for Master of Public Health (MPH) students in Community Health Sciences, the field experience gives students firsthand experience within a health or health-related social service agency or community program in elements of planning, program implementation, evaluation; and/or policy formulation, implementation and analysis.
"During my 11-week internship, I learned more about the intersection of public health and technology and the many avenues in which health promotion efforts are executed, adding to my excitement of pursuing a career in the public health field after completing my MPH degree in Community Health Sciences."
Jasmine Smith, MPH '13
PhD student Stephanie Ly is the Community Health Sciences finalist for the 2016 FSPH Student Writing Competition
Dr. Ralph Brindis will be inducted into the FSPH 2016 Alumni Hall of Fame at the 42nd Annual Lester Breslow Distinguished Lecture for his outstanding career accomplishments in public health.